SALIDA — In a Words and Weapons workshop Saturday at the Salida Library, the director of the San Francisco Shakespeare Festival will discuss the language in Shakespeares work, and participants will use theater props to practice theatrical sword play.
The free public workshop will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the library, 4835 Sisk Road.
Words and Weapons will allow selected participants the opportunity to take part in community performances next month of Shakespeares Julius Caesar under direction of the San Francisco festival.
The performances will be Dec. 14 at 3 p.m. at the Salida Library and Dec. 17 at 6 p.m. at the downtown Modesto Library, 1500 I St.
For more information, call the Modesto Library at (209) 558-7810.